FAA Draft TAP EA Presentation

On Friday, July 15, the FAA Provided ONCC members with a presentation on the Draft TAP EA. View Recording Here.


Public Comment Deadline Extension Request

The ONCC submitted a letter to the FAA to request an extension of the Public Comment Deadline. The deadline is Monday, July 18, 2022 at midnight. The letter requested the deadline be extended by one week from the date of approval (if granted). View Here.


ONCC Draft TAP EA Comments

The ONCC submitted comments on the Draft TAP EA. The comments were reviewed and approved by the Executive Committee. View Here.


For more information on the Draft TAP EA, visit the FAA website.

The FAA has released a series of videos on the Draft EA for the O'Hare Terminal Area Project. They can be accessed here.

They include:

Video 1: Introduction into the Draft Environmental Assessment and General Conformity Determination
Video 2: A Description of the Proposed Projects and the Evaluation of Alternatives
Video 3: Summary of Potential Impacts from the Proposed Action Alternative
Video 4: How You Can Participate in the Draft EA Process

May 2022 AMNS Report is now available to view online. 

FAA Public Workshops

‍Please note that the previously planned in-person public workshop on July 12, 2022, at 6:00 pm (Central Daylight Time) has been changed to a virtual meeting. The virtual workshop will still take place at 6:00 pm (CDT). The July 14th virtual public workshop will remain as scheduled, at 6:00 pm (CDT) on July 14, 2022. Registration for both of the virtual meetings is available on the FAA website, found here: https://www.faa.gov/airports/great_lakes/TAPandATEA/.

As a reminder, the comment period on the Draft EA ends at midnight on Monday, July 18, 2022. The ONCC Executive Committee will be submitting comments.

View Draft Environmental Assessment.

April 2022 AMNS Report is now available to view online. 

The agenda has been posted for the June 21, 2022 Fly Quiet Committee Meeting. View Agenda.

ONCC Fly Quiet Committee Chair Karyn Robles, CDA Consultant Ryan Anderson and others will be available to answer questions about the proposed new Fly Quiet Program. There are two options available:

Tuesday, June 14, 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Via Zoom
Meeting ID: 865 3164 4483
Passcode: 579682
One tap mobile: +13126266799,,86531644483#,,,,*579682# US (Chicago)

Tuesday, June 21
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Café la Cave, 2777 Mannheim Rd, Des Plaines
(following the Fly Quiet Committee meeting)

We are also happy to schedule one-on-one meetings with any ONCC members that would like a more in-depth review of the proposed new Fly Quiet Program. Please contact Maura (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) if you are interested in scheduling a one-on-one meeting.